The TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Program supports engineers or any person working in the functional safety business. It supports the professional development of practitioners in the field of functional safety by incorporating the principles of IEC 61511 and other relevant international standards into a training course designed to add to their depth of knowledge and understanding of the subject. The program also offers engineers who possess significant work experience in the field of functional safety the ability to obtain a certificate verifying their expertise. For more information, refer to www.tuvasi.com.
ACM’s TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Engineering training course within the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Program has been reviewed and accepted by TÜV Rheinland Industrie Service GmbH - Automation, Software and Information Technology (ASI). For more information, refer to www.acm.ca
In accordance with the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Program guidelines, students should possess:
A minimum of 3 to 5 years’ experience in the field of functional safety
University degree or equivalent engineer level responsibilities status as certified by employer
Participants are eligible to receive a TÜV Rheinland certificate and to use the title " Functional Safety Engineer (TÜV Rheinland)" concerning Safety Instrumented Systems within the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Program provided that they:
Attend ACM’s TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Program training in Safety Instrumented Systems;
Pass the Final Exam after attending ACM Automation Inc. training;
Meet all other eligibility criteria according to the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Program.
Note: Participants who meet these requirements without a professional engineer designation (ie. Technologists) will be given the option of selecting either the “Functional Safety Engineer (TÜV Rheinland)” or “TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Qualified” title.
The ACM Experience:
Our courses and workshops are experiential, interactive and provide participant’s with practical knowledge and tools that can be immediately applied back at work.
Understand the most commonly used methods for risk analysis associated with process and operational related hazards
Introduce the concepts and definitions related with Process Hazards and Risk Analysis, PH&RA
Participate, taking an active role, and give effective support during the PH&RA process
Assess the impact those hazards create, and determine the risk involved
Determine and assess the safety related measures needed to control the hazards and reduce the risks
Relationship of international standards related to PH&RA including the international standards IEC 61822 and IEC 61511
How to avoid common pitfalls and traps of the presented PH&RA methods
Who Should Attend:
PHA / HAZOP Team Leaders and Scribes
Health & Safety / HSE Professionals
Process Safety Management (PSM) / Loss Management Specialists
Supervisors, managers and engineers responsible for PHA studies